While living in Moscow for two years, my wife and I were fortunate to spend many evenings in the apartments and homes of dear friends. The Iskander missiles sent to Kaliningrad, a Russian enclave on the Baltic Sea between Nato members Poland and Lithuania, are now within range of major Western cities including Berlin. A Topol missile was shot off from a submarine in the Barents Sea, and a third was launched from an inland site in the north-west of the vast country, Russian agencies reported.russian home

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov presented a different version of the call with Secretary Kerry, with the demand that the US live up to its obligation to separate opposition forces from extremist groups. I know my Russian isn’t that good but now I don’t need to feel uncomfortable, of course I’ll continue to learn and speak with native people during such table meetings. Russian …